Jaskirat Singh-Thind was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to immigrant parents. As a young child, his family relocated to Jackson, Mississippi. Mr. Singh-Thind and his family are part of the Sikh community in Mississippi. He understands the hardships that local Indians and immigrants have had with settling in the United States as well as their fears about the process. However, he has a passion in helping immigrants and their families and has experience in assisting them with their transition and in seeking legal help. He speaks Punjabi, Hindi, Urdu, and English.